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- At What Age Should a Child Have a Say-So in Shared Parenting Agreements?
A broken relationship is hard on everyone. When two people have decided to build a life together and made the attempt, having that life ripped apart can be devastating. Finances, property and even friendships are split. Emotions often overrule logic. But many times it is the innocent bystanders -- the children -- who are hurt the most.
- Texas Child Support Modification and Enforcement: Answers to FAQs
In Texas, there are strict limits on when parents can petition for a modification of child support. There are also strict penalties for violating child support orders. Learn what you need to know if you cannot meet your child support obligations or if your former spouse is refusing to pay.
- Florida Paternity Law: Knowing Your Rights
Paternity issues in Florida are handled by Family Law courts; which includes legal versus biological fathers, visitation, custody, and more. With a family law attorney in Florida, you too can handle paternity issues.
- New Jersey Child Born out of Wedlock and a Fatherís Rights
Children born out of wedlock are, without a doubt, taken care of by their mother unless the mother names their father or the father himself files a petition in the court for the same.
- Disestablishment of Paternity: Reasons a Petition May Be Denied under Florida Family Law
Disestablishment of paternity is a process that usually begins when the legal father of a child, who is paying child support, learns new information relating to the paternity of the child.
- What is a Voluntary Declaration of Paternity?
Parents of a child may be unmarried, but they may still sign a Declaration of Paternity. This provides the legal benefits and rights of being the father of the youth in a relationship. Any male that signs this document does so voluntarily, as it is not required for any individual to sign a Declaration of Paternity for any reason.
- Do Unwed Fathers Have Parental Rights?
Even though parents may not be married, they often have more rights than they are aware of when seeking some form of action such as child custody. There are many complications when attempting to become the primary care giver for a child, even if the person is a biological parent.
- What Are My Rights as a Father when a Surrogacy Goes Wrong?
Surrogacy problems may occur for a number of reasons. When a couple is unable to or cannot birth their own baby, they often opt for alternatives to include the possibility of someone else carrying either their baby or the baby of the mother.
- Modification of Child Support Arrears
Generally, child support arrears cannot be modified by a court. However, there are exceptions which may offer solutions or negotiations that may result in reductions.
- Minnesota's Social Early Neutral Evaluation (SENE) and Preparation
Preparing for a Social Early Neutral Evaluation may assist parties in presenting and resolving their custody and parenting time issues at a an early stage of legal proceedings.